Archive for April 18th, 2016

April 18th, 2016 - 3:44 pm § in Misc.

US Secretly Undermining Cuba Using Hip Hop

Another USAID covert plan exposed According to an investigation by the Associated Press, the U.S. Agency for International Development, USAID, attempted to infiltrate the Cuban hip-hop movement as part of a covert project to destabilize the country. Documents obtained by AP indicate that USAID hired[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 12:59 pm § in Donald Trump, Misc.

Are Bernie and the Donald running for sainthood?

Sainthood and its attendant self delusion is inevitable in any political campaign. Bernie says the right things, exciting ideas.  But, he rarely offers details on how he would do this.  Donald says lots of things too, some of them I might even agree with.  But, most of his YUGE ideas are so simpl[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 10:36 am § in Misc.

CORPORATISM … the $.6 Billion Dollar Paycheck!

Monsanto CEO gets well-deserved $600 million bonus for last year[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 10:17 am § in Misc.

BUCHENWALD 112 The survivors die while my brother destroys my Dad’s heritage

95-Year-Old Sobibor Concentration Camp Survivor Dies As the camps receded into the memory of memories and no one survives, my Dad’s heritage will be destroyed. The latest event is yet another confrontation in court where, rather than addressing my request for the urgent transfer of the materi[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 9:49 am § in Misc.

Radical Republicans .. the Brat

GOP Rep: Obamacare Makes America More Like North Korea Rep. David Brat (R-VA) on Thursday, during a conversation with Lars Larson at the “Hold Their Feet To The Fire” conference, blamed Obamacare for moving…[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 9:34 am § in Uncategorized

Obedient Wives Club

JAKARTA, Indonesia June 19, 2011, 08:12 am ET AP from NPR A new club in Indonesia that encourages women to be totally obedient to their husbands and focus on keeping them sexually satisfied has generated an outcry from some activists. The Indonesian branch of the Obedient Wives Club, launched early [...]

April 18th, 2016 - 9:25 am § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

A Dialog About Antisemitism

“how (white, christian, noble) of you! Is this meant as shark bait? I have no idea who your friend might be, but it was not me.  Like the majority of the Jews I know, I do consider the West Bank as Apartheid and am repelled by Netanyahu. Nonetheless I take offense at your post.  Whatever wo[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 9:00 am § in America, Misc., Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene, UW

More than just football players

The NCAA must do more to help prepare current and former student athletes for life after sports.  A start would be allowing kids to actually major in subjects they are interested in. In 2002, I received an athletic scholarship, for basketball, from the University of Washington. I attended the schoo[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 8:02 am § in Misc.

Clinton Leads By a Lot

Joe Wolf FACEBOOK  Polls show a 10-point lead the day before the NY primary, with a 20-point lead in three areas: Policy specifics; effectiveness; electability. Hillary has a 12-point lead in California, 52-40. Current delegate count. Sec. Clinton: 1,755 Sen. Sanders: 1,060 Yes, this includes supe[...]

April 18th, 2016 - 1:20 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Farewell To A Pro-Slavery, Genocidal Monster…

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew Lew announces that  Andrew Jackson will be removed in favor of a female representing the struggle for racial equality. Hamilton will remain on a redesigned $10 bill. and  a mural-style depiction of the women’s suffrage movement — including images of le[...]